Life, Writing

Taking a Leap Into New Girly Territory

Anyone who knows me knows that I have not one girly bone in my body! I grew up a hard core tomboy and never thought I would change. Well, now I can proudly say that I have taken new leaps into my womanliness LOL.... So, without further adu:     I present to you Whitney 2.0:… Continue reading Taking a Leap Into New Girly Territory

Writing

Will Things Get Better?

An unarmed Black man gets gunned down by police, because they posed "some type of threat."  Man or woman ends up dead in police custody in a jail cell.  Everyday I look at social media or the news and another person has been shot and killed.  Everyday, I see a new #JusticeFor... hashtag.  Everyday, a… Continue reading Will Things Get Better?

Life

When it’s Time to Upgrade Your Status from #Bae to #Wifey 

I believe that in some way, all women are similar in one regard when it comes to relationships; everything is going pretty well, and then all of a sudden, a couple years down the line, they start to get "the itch". What is the itch you say?  The #Upgrade itch.  I mean picture it; you… Continue reading When it’s Time to Upgrade Your Status from #Bae to #Wifey 

Writing

Presence

Sometimes, all people really want or desire from you is your presence. They want you to be present; mentally and physically.  They want you to understand, or at least appear to understand them in their time of need. One thing I want to be more of is present.  I feel that I spend a lot… Continue reading Presence

Poetry

Footnotes for Kanye

One of my favorite poets just dropped some serious heat with her new poem, "Footnotes for Kanye". I'm not even going to waste time with saying how powerful the poem is, I'm going to drop the link and let you hear for yourself! https://youtu.be/4_sGUVHID-8

Writing

Laughter for the Soul

So I follow an IG page that posts daily journaling prompts (@journalingsage) and today's prompt says: What made you laugh yesterday? Well, yesterday, my mom, grandma and I went out shopping for a few last minute gifts for the family and friends we love so much.  I always love going out with my mom and grandma… Continue reading Laughter for the Soul